MolDX: DecisionDx-UM (Uveal Melanoma) LCD - R1

The following JE Local Coverage Determination (LCD) has been revised under contractor numbers 01111 (CA), 01211 (AS, GU, HI, NMI), 01311 (NV) and 01911 (HI & Territories).

Medicare Coverage Database (MCD) Number: L37070

LCD Title: MolDX: DecisionDx-UM (Uveal Melanoma)

Effective Date: February 21, 2019

Summary of Changes: This LCD has been revised to replace 81599 with CPT 0081U. The "Demirci" reference under "Clinical Performance: Validity" and in the Bibliography section are also deleted.

  • 0081U - Oncology (Uveal Melanoma), mRNA, gene-expression profiling by real-time RT-PCR of 15 genes (12 content and 3 housekeeping genes), utilizing fine needle aspirate or formalin-fixed paraffin-embedded tissue, algorithm reported as risk of metastasis.

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Last Updated Mar 15, 2019